My great great uncle Jim Bancks created a comic strip character, Ginger Meggs, in 1921. I’ve always been very proud of this and feel it’s one reason I became an author for kids. I’m really pleased to share that I’ve just signed a contract to write a book of brand new Ginger Meggs stories for kids to be released in 2021, Ginger Meggs’ 100th anniversary year The book will be illustrated by the brilliant Jason Chatfield, current Ginger Meggs artist, who has done a fine job of contemporising this iconic Australian character. These pics are in Hornsby where the stories…

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WIN BOOKS!

WIN BOOKS!

WIN signed copies of my three crime-mystery-suspense books TWO WOLVES, THE FALL and the new one, DETENTION, as well as a signed poster and … View Post
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Noblesse Oblige

Noblesse oblige. I came across this phrase a few years back and it’s stuck with me. Translated literally, it means nobility obliges. It … View Post
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It’s finally arrived! After years of percolating the story idea, and then more years of writing and rewriting, before editing and printing, Detention … View Post
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Refugee Week 2019

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It can be challenging to put yourself in someone else’s shoes, to imagine what their life might be like on a daily basis. … View Post
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